Illinois High School Basketball - Mt. Zion thwarted by EffinghamFebruary 10, 2017: Mt. Zion, IL 62549
The Mt. Zion Braves basketball team (Mt. Zion, IL), was toppled 93-80 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Effingham Flaming Hearts (Effingham, IL)
The Flaming Hearts now possess a 21-3 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Pana for a non-league battle on Saturday, February 11. Effingham will confront a Panthers team coming off a 47-40 non-league win over Windsor/Stewardson-Strasburg (Windsor, IL). The Panthers record now stands at 14-10.
The Braves (16-9) will now prepare for their battle against Charleston (Charleston, IL). The Trojans come into the Apollo battle with a 8-13 record.